Tag: "economic growth"

Ministers discuss TPP on sidelines of APEC meeting

Ministers discuss TPP on sidelines of APEC meeting

Ministers and vice ministers from Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Malaysia, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam met in Hanoi on May 21 to discuss the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement.

APEC moves to enhance education cooperation

APEC moves to enhance education cooperation

With the vision by 2030, APEC will have a strong and cohesive education community characterized by inclusive and quality education that supports sustainable economic growth, social wellbeing and employability of people in APEC economies.

PM orders stronger management over farm produce market

PM orders stronger management over farm produce market

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has told the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) to draw lessons and seek ways to improve the poor management of the farm produce market, with the most recent example being the slump in the price of pork, causing great losses to farmers.

Intellectual property key for firms

Intellectual property key for firms

Businesses may be able to improve earnings and market values if they are able to develop and use intellectual property in efficient ways, officials said at a seminar on April 25.

Export – core factor for economic growth

Export – core factor for economic growth

Exports will be one of the key factors to help Vietnam achieve an economic growth rate of 6.7 percent in 2017, but the sector still faces many challenges, according to the Market Intello research company.

Hue festival honours traditional crafts

Hue festival honours traditional crafts

The seventh Hue Traditional Craft Festival will be held in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue from April 28- May 2 to honour traditional crafts, promote socio-economic growth and develop traditional craft products along with tourism.

Sam Son town upgraded to city

Sam Son town upgraded to city

VOV.VN- Lawmakers agreed to promote Sam Son town to a city in Thanh Hoa at the ongoing 9th session of the 14th National Assembly Standing Committee on April 19 in Hanoi.

PM pledges optimal conditions for investors in tourism

PM pledges optimal conditions for investors in tourism

Vietnam always creates optimal conditions for investors in the country, especially in tourism, vowed Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at a meeting with executives of Sun Group, one of the major investors with large tourism projects in Phu Quoc island in Kien Giang on April 13.

Vietnam growth deficient in quality

Vietnam growth deficient in quality

The number of new enterprises established in the country has gone up and the inflow of foreign direct investment into the country has increased, but the quality of national growth remains unaffected or diminished.

Vietnamese property attractive to Japanese firms

Vietnamese property attractive to Japanese firms

Japanese enterprises have shown increasing interest in various sectors in Vietnam, especially real estate which is enjoying trending upward, Masakazu Yamaguchi, Managing Director of the Creed Group (CREED) was quoted by Dau tu (Investment) newspaper as saying.

2017 first quarter experiences low economic growth

2017 first quarter experiences low economic growth

2017 is an important transitional year of the implementation of Vietnam’s 2016-2020 socio-economic development plan. However, the country’s GDP posted 5.1 percent in the first quarter, lower than the corresponding periods of the two previous years.

First APEC Senior Officials Meeting opens in Nha Trang

First APEC Senior Officials Meeting opens in Nha Trang

The first APEC Senior Officials Meeting (SOM1) kicked off in Nha Trang city, south central Khanh Hoa province, on March 2, with the attendance of delegates from 21 member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum.

ANZ predicts robust VN growth

ANZ predicts robust VN growth

Vietnam is likely to have something to crow about during the Year of the Rooster as several factors will facilitate socio-economic growth, ANZ Vietnam said on February 24.

Over 170 reporters register to cover 1st APEC SOM

Over 170 reporters register to cover 1st APEC SOM

More than 170 domestic and international reporters have registered to report news at the first Senior Officials’ Meeting of APEC (SOM 1) and related meetings scheduled for February 18-March 3 in Nha Trang city in the south central province of Khanh Hoa.